Category: News

Fake News Got you Down! Check out this guide!

Concern about the prevalence of fake or sensationally biased news sources has escalated in the days following the presidential election.  The central focus of that concern is Facebook, which has grown beyond a social platform and is now a key information distributor from which 44 percent of Americans get their news.  This is compounded by [...]

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Celebrate Freedom to Read!

Banned Books Week is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read. Join the LRC October 5 – 9, 2015, to celebrate and promote the value of free and open access to information. Banned Books Week brings together the entire book community –- librarians, booksellers, publishers, journalists, teachers, and readers of all types –- in [...]

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Library is Closed from 7/29/15 to 8/16/15

The Library will be closed from July 29, 2015 to August 16, 2015. We will be reopening on the first day of classes, August 17, 2015. For detailed hours please visit http://libguides.rccc.edu/services/hoursandlocations.

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Celebrating National Library Week! Drawing Winners

Finding your way @ the Library:  National Library Week Celebration This week, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College’s Libraries joined libraries in schools, campuses and communities nationwide in celebrating National Library Week, a time to highlight the value of libraries, librarians and library workers. Libraries today are more than repositories for books and other resources. Often the heart of their [...]

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Blind Date with a Book

Who needs Cupid? Stop by the LRC Information Commons and let the library staff set you up on a blind date with a book for Valentine’s Day. Will your book “soul mate” be a romance, a mystery, or maybe a biography? You’ll never know unless you give it a try, and if it doesn’t work [...]

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LRC-IC installs New Off-Campus access to Databases

October 28, 2013 — Tired of trying to remember 40 passwords?  The LRC-IC understands and is helping to relieve that stress.  Effective October 31, 2013, Students, Faculty, and Staff will be able to access the LRC-IC’s databases from off-campus using the same username/password combination that they use to access Blackboard, email and network accounts.  For additional [...]

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LRC-ICs at North and South! Open on Fridays

(SALISBURY, NC) – You spoke and we listened! Due to interdepartmental collaboration, limited Friday hours have been restored at the North and South campus LRC-ICs.  The LRC-ICs will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  every Friday.  Faculty volunteers will be manning the Information Commons area, while LRC-IC staff will be providing research and library services.  The LRC-IC [...]

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Computer Lab Re-opened at CBTC

(CONCORD, NC) – Thanks to departmental collaboration, a computer lab with 18 computers has been re-opened at CBTC.  This lab will be temporarily housed  in Room 9202 for the Fall 2012 semester.  The lab will be open Monday-Thursday from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.  There will not be onsite LRC services at CBTC at this time.  Should [...]

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September 2013 New Books

Listed below are new books added to the collection in September. See all Monthly New Books Reports.   The 2014 road atlas : United States, Canada, Mexico / Rand McNally.  G 1201 .P2 R282 2014 The adventures of Huckleberry Finn / [story adapter, Donna B. Wilson ;  author, Mark Twain] ; series designer, Phillip J. [...]

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Welcome Back!

(August 9, 2013) For all our new and returning students: welcome back to school! An exciting school year awaits you!  Here are couple of LRC-IC updates: The LRCs are closed until the first day of classes.  We will reopen on August 19th. As of the beginning of Fall 2013, the LRCs at CBTC and Cosmetology [...]

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